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Rua do Pisao | Jardim Duque da Terceira, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira 9700-152, Portugal
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Best views of the city.

For some real exercise and a rewarding panorama view of the city below, take time to walk up from... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2018
GeeDubya
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New Hampshire
Nice view over the city of Angra

It's a nice view over the city of Angra do Heroismo where you can take nice pictures of Monte... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2018
Cristina_Hugo
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Vila do Conde, Portugal
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“steep walk” (4 reviews)
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Rua do Pisao | Jardim Duque da Terceira, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira 9700-152, Portugal
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Reviewed May 20, 2018

For some real exercise and a rewarding panorama view of the city below, take time to walk up from the gardens and enjoy the scene.

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Reviewed May 8, 2018

It's a nice view over the city of Angra do Heroismo where you can take nice pictures of Monte Brasil.

Thank Cristina_Hugo
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Reviewed May 4, 2018

The steps at the start of zigzag path with a bit of a steep walk up through Duque da Terceira Garden to the top. Take your time and you'll have the joy of seeing the city from several viewpoints. when you get to the top,...More

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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Stop at the garden cafe first. Fresh juices are interesting combo. Climb is steep but many areas to stop and rest and take pictures. When you reach top you can exit, turn right and head down thru neighborhood streets rather than return the same way...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2018

There are some really great views of Angra if you take the time to climb the series of steps. These start in the garden and ascend quite a distance but there are plenty of resting spots if you need to stop. Once at the top,...More

Thank tine1281
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Reviewed March 2, 2018

I thought this is just a landmark. Actually it is more like a community park. It is nice view if you walk down the tower and stay for a while in the botanical garden. I didn't visit the cafe in the park, but I really...More

Thank Yang W
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Reviewed February 12, 2018

The views from this perch are incredible. The most interesting way to get here is via the 100 step climb from the Botanical Gardens - each step gives you yet another amazing view.

Thank Regina C
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Reviewed January 7, 2018

It's a bit of a steep walk up through the garden, but it is really pretty. And once you get to the top the monument is kind of neat, and you can see some of the other islands. The view of Angra is probably the...More

Thank Stephanie C
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Reviewed December 30, 2017

WE had a wonderful time here. We simply are going back soon and maybe for a month when our son goes to college in the fall.

Thank beth190
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Reviewed December 27, 2017

This monument is at the top of the botanica gardens and views surrounding it are priceless. If you are unable to climb all the stairs of the garden to see it there is a street entrance giving immediate access with relatively few stairs. It's a...More

Thank HeavenlyRN
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